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The National Council of Negro Women is Helping HBCU Bethune-Cookman University in $8M Fundraising Effort

Cedric 'BIG CED' Thornton
The National Council of Negro Women Inc. and Bethune-Cookman University have launched “Advancing the Legacy,” a celebration of Dr. Mary McLeod Bethune...
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PHOTO GALLERY: African Americans in Philatelic History

Deborah Creighton Skinner
Since 1978, with the introduction of the Harriet Tubman stamp, the USPS has been honoring African Americans who have made vital contributions to the United...
Lifestyle Women

We Mourn Dorothy Height’s Passing and Celebrate Her Life

Earl G. Graves, Sr.
How can one pay adequate homage to Dorothy Height? One can’t really, but we are obliged to try because tribute must be paid to a...
News Women

Dorothy I. Height: Her Life in Pictures

Deborah Creighton Skinner
For nearly half a century, Dorothy Irene Height has been a vocal champion and leader in the Civil Rights movement. As the only female member...

Dorothy Height Dies at Age 98

Marcia Wade Talbert
Dorothy Irene Height, the chair and president emeritus of the National Council of Negro Women, passed away Tuesday at Howard University Hospital. She was 98...